PRAGUE (AP) — An online exchange that trades the digital currency bitcoin in the Czech Republic says it has been attacked by hackers.
Online currencies like the Bitcoin are one day likely to alter Government policy, just as the bond market did in the 1990s.
Everything you ever wanted to know about Bitcoin, but were afraid (or weren’t sure what) to ask. Over in The New Yorker‘s new tech vertical, Maria Bustillos presents a thorough look at how the virtual currency works, how it got started, and the potential challenges it faces.
The Future of Bitcoin [The New Yorker]